Mary Jane Hernandez
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Mary Jane Hernandez

On May 11, 2020 Mary Jane Hernandez, loving mother of four children, passed away peacefully at the age of 80 surrounded by her family and loved ones. She was a true example of the definition of love, the greatest love of all! It was often said she never met a stranger, she was a mentor to many, and was a fabulous cook. She was a kind and gentle person who loved spending time with family and friends. Always greeting with a smile, Mary enjoyed ceramics, creating recipe books, crocheting and passionate about watching movies (Lifetime). She was a person of faith and lived life serving others. Born in Tucumcari, New Mexico to parents Luis P. Romero (Deceased) & Caroline Atencio (Deceased). Preceded in death by her loving husband Reynaldo F. Hernandez, former companion Phil Gonzalez. Mary Jane is survived by her children, Barbara Jones, Diane Hernandez, Joni Gonzales husband Alex Gonzalez and son Ron Hernandez. Brother, Luis P. Romero, Dorian and husband Stephen Morris, Scott Hetrick and family, Jerry Hetrick and daughter. Four grandchildren, Dru with Julia, Chris with Carolina, Ray and Julian. Nine great-grandchildren, Dominic, Alyssa, Ryleigh, Myah, Jaxon, Santiago, Joaquin, Calvin and Haley. Other loving family members, Richard Gonzales, wife Andrea and family, Monica Gonzalez and family. Many other extended family members from Tucumcari, New Mexico to California. Visitation will be held on Thursday, May 21, 2020, 6:00-7:00 PM at Gabaldon Memorial, 1000 Old Coors Dr. S.W. Rosary to be recited at 7:00 PM. Mass Service will be held on Monday May 25, 2020 10:30 am, at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, 1502 Sara Rd. SE., Rio Rancho, NM 87124. Interment will be on Wednesday, May 27, 2020, destination, Santa Fe National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers the family requests all donations be given to El Buen Samaritano, United Methodist Church, 700 Granite Ave. NW, in honor of Mary Jane Hernandez.

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Published in Albuquerque Journal from May 17 to May 20, 2020.
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May 19, 2020
In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will miss you Mary Jane, your kind and thoughtful demeanor and your beautiful soul. May God bless you and all the hearts you so lovingly touched.
Lois Abrego
May 17, 2020
You will be missed Mary Jane
Fabian Saavedra
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